Projit B. Mukharji
Introduction to STM in Colonial India, Comparative Medicine, Asian Medicines, Science & the Supernatural
Postcolonial Technoscience, Colonial Medicine, Indigenous Medical Traditions, Subaltern Science, Everyday Technologies, Race Science
Nationalizing the Body: The Market, Print and Daktari Medicine. Anthem Press: London, 2009. 368pp.[PB 2011, Indian Edn. 2012]
Medical Marginality in South Asia: Situating Subaltern Therapeutics
(Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories). Routledge UK:
Abingdon, 2012, 224 pp. [with David Hardiman]
Co-editor, Crossing Colonial Historiographies: Histories of Colonial and Indigenous Medicines in Transnational Perspective. Cambridge Scholars Publishing: Newcastle upon Tyne, 2010, 280pp. [with Waltraud Ernst and Anne Digby]
Co-editor, Football: From England to the World. Routledge, London, 2008, 156pp. [with Dolores Martinez]
Chapters in Books
“Pharmacology, ‘Indigenous Knowledge’, Nationalism—Few Words from the Epitaph of Subaltern Science”, in Mark Harrison and Biswamoy Pati eds., Society, Medicine and Politics: Colonial India, 1850-1940s. Routledge, London, 2009, pp. 195-212.
"Swapnaushadhi: The Embedded Logic of Dreams and Medical Innovation in Bengal", Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry, [Forthcoming]
"From Serosocial to Sanguinary Identities: Caste, Transnational Race Science and the Shifting Metonymies of Blood Group B, India c. 1918-60", Indian Economic and Social History Review, 51:2 (2014), pp. 143-76.
"Vishalyakarani as E. Ayapana:Retro-Botanizing, Embedded Traditions and Multiple Historicities of Plants in Colonial Bengal, 1890-1940", Journal of Asian Studies, 73:1 (2014), pp. 65-87.
"Munisipal Darpan: Imagining the Embodied State and Subaltern Citizenship in 1890s Calcutta", South Asian History & Culture, 4:1, (2013), pp. 1-17.
"In-Disciplining Jwarasur: The Folk/Classical Divide and the Transmateriality of Fevers in Colonial Bengal", Indian Economic and Social History Review, 50:3, (2013), pp. 261-88.
“The ‘Cholera Cloud’ in the Nineteenth Century ‘British World’: History of an Object-without-an-essence”, Bulletin of the History of Medicine, Fall, 86 (2012), pp. 303-32.
“Symptoms of Dis-Ease: New Trends in Histories of ‘Indigenous’ South Asian Medicines”, History Compass, 9:12 (2011), pp. 887-99.
“Lokman, Chholeman and Manik Pir: Multiple Frames of Institutionalizing Islamic Medicine in Modern Bengal”, Social History of Medicine, 24:3 (2011), pp. 720-38.
“Babon Gaji’s Many Pasts: The Adventures of a Historian in a Counter-Archive”, Contemporary South Asia, 18, (2010), pp. 89-104.
“Bangladeshe Ayurbed: Ekti Ashastriyo Itihaash” (Ayurveda in Bengal: A Non-Classical History) [in Bengali], Special issue on History of Medicine, Ababhaas (Bengali Journal), Calcutta, March (2009), pp. 112-20.
“Jessie’s Dream at Lucknow: Popular Memorializations of Dissent, Ambiguity and Class in the Heart of the Empire”, Studies in History, Vol. 24, No. 1, (2008), pp. 77-113.
“Going Beyond Elite Medical Traditions: The Case of Chandshi”, Asian Medicine: Tradition and Modernity, Vol. 2, No.2, (2006), pp. 277-91.
“Enframing Bangali Ayurbed: Going Beyond ‘Frontier’ Frames”, Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh(Humanities), Vol. 49, Number 1, June (2004), pp. 13-40.